Since the launch of Brigham Innovation Hub (Brigham iHub) one year ago, many innovative dreams have turned into reality and are now changing the way health care is delivered. The innovation center launched during last year’s hackathon and brings together clinicians, scientists, programmers, engineers, designers and others into the same space to “disrupt” business as usual for the purpose of redesigning and improving patient care. Since its inception, Brigham iHub has hosted events including two hackathons, a Shark Tank competition for start-ups, and an innovation series with the pulmonary and critical care department. These events are exactly what the Brigham iHub team hoped its center would be able to accomplish.
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